"Tips for Running in the Heat" are printed on the back of every Peachtree Road Race bib, but this year, runners enjoyed mild temperatures. “The weather was perfect this year," said Brian Davis of Atlanta, who completed his fourth Peachtree. "It was not too hot. It did not rain. Perfect weather was the difference for me this year.” Runners were especially appreciative of the clear skies after storms made last year's race (and Piedmont Park) a little soggy. The improved conditions meant runners ditched their ponchos this July 4th for more festive attire.
 
The top teams in the latest softball rankings all looked impressive in the first round of the state playoffs. Class AAAAAA No. 1 Kennesaw Mountain cruised to a 2-0 win over Coffee in the first round while No. 2 East Coweta swept Newton.
A new effort in Georgia aims to boost female participation in outdoor sports.
Centennial got its first win of the season while GAC opened region play with a convincing win over Westminster. See our recaps below for more Georgia high school football action.
Coaches generally try to get an edge any way they can, but some think a disgruntled former Colquitt County coach went too far when he allegedly used binoculars to spy on his old team.
Kell rolled past surprising Riverwood in Class AAAAA while Brookwood rebounded after its loss to Parkview last week. See below for these recaps and more.
The Atlanta Braves get at least one more home game this year, entering the National League wildcard playoff Friday night behind a hot pitching rotation and a strong bullpen. The Braves face the St. Louis Cardinals in a win-or-go-home game at Turner...
The Atlanta Braves won for a major league record 23rd straight time in games started by Kris Medlen, beating the New York Mets 6-2 on Sunday in the regular-season home finale for Chipper Jones. Going back to 1921, only two other teams won 22...
For the second time in two weeks, a Georgia Tech fan has fallen from the stands at Atlanta's Bobby Dodd stadium during a Yellow Jackets football game. Both times the fallen fans were treated and released from Grady Hospital with no serious...
No. 5 Norcross held off a late charge by Region 7-AAAAAA rival Mill Creek while Archer edged Dacula also in Gwinnett County. See below for more high school football recaps.
Warren County and Hancock Central play each other again Friday night, almost exactly a year after a post-game fight left Warren County’s head coach in the hospital.